Tag Archive: Mary Hanna

The Gleaner reviews The Underclass

08 May / by: Editor, StarApple / 0 comments / tags : ,,,

“A Bombshell of a Novel” Mary Hanna reviews The Underclass for the Jamaica Gleaner (January 21, 2007) Book review by Mary Hanna. A BOMBSHELL OF A NOVEL The Underclass by Michael Als. StarApple, 2006. 239 pages. A thoughtful and stark telling of a story from Hell, Michael Als’s The Underclass reveals the harsh underbelly of the […]

CWT on Leach’s WYCTHS

08 May / by: Editor, StarApple / 0 comments / tags : ,,

“Savvy and cosmopolitan,” Mary Hanna’s review of What You Can’t Tell Him Stories. Review by Mary Hanna (Jamaica), from Caribbean Writing Today (CWT) Savvy and cosmopolitan, Sharon Leach’s debut collection of stories chronicles the desperate measures that young women of Jamaican lineage employ for survival in the jungles of urban centers like Kingston, New York […]